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Inviting and Beautiful Downtown 2 Bedroom Home

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-6)

Welcome to our fabulous home away from home in historic St. John’s.

This 2-bedroom house is a gem right in the heart of downtown, it has many inviting features to make you feel comfortable and well taken care of.

At street level, there is a garage attached to the house where you can park your car during your stay. Beyond the garage is an entrance to our private fenced-in terrace, enjoy complete privacy while dining under the stars.

On the second level there is an open concept kitchen, dining room and living room. The kitchen is fully equipped with new and appealing cookware and dining ware. There is a coffee maker, toaster and microwave, as well as the usual oven and fridge. All you need to bring is your groceries and you will be ready to make a wonderful meal. The kitchen leads out to a little balcony, with 4 chairs and end tables, and a barbecue. The dining room has a table to seat six. After a day of exploring come home to curl up on the cozy lazy boy pull out sofa, a comfy library chair or enjoy a glass of wine on the deck and gaze at the stars . We also have a poker set, chess and some other board games, as well as various books for your enjoyment.

The house has digital tv, a dvd player and some movies.. There is free and unlimited long distance anywhere in North America, so you can save on your cell phone charge. The bedrooms are on the first floor, as well as a bathroom with a shower/bathtub. There is a stacked washer and dryer for your convenience outside the bathroom. The first bedroom and the second bedroom have new beds with luxury mattresses and superior linens. You will be very comfortable as you settle in for the night. Throughout the house is original Newfoundland art, such as paintings, antique hook rugs, and one of a kind model dories (fishing boats) made by Otto P. Kelland.

This house has an ideal location for a tourist, or for a longer term executive renter who wants to be able to walk to work . Many shops, galleries, restaurants and the harbour front are only minutes away. George St., the infamous and historic street lined with bars and pubs is literally a 2-minute walk (We know- we’ve timed it!). Many parks, museums, and sites are within easy walking distance such as Quidi Vidi Village, the Battery, Signal Hill, the Rooms. Cape Spear- the most Easterly Point in North America is only a ten minute drive away. Whale watching and iceberg tours start from the Harbour front and nearby Bay Bulls (15 minute drive).

Keywords: Beautiful, 2 Bedroom House, Garage Parking, Off Street Parking, Shopping, Luxurious Original Artwork, Wedding, Heart of Downtown, Stunning, Comfortable, Right Downtown, Convenient Location, Families with Children, Walking distance to shopping and restaurants, Whale Watching, Boat Tours, Home away from home,

More Details

Owner
Juliann Wright
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 21, 2017

About Juliann Wright

We would love to help you enjoy your dream vacation in beautiful Newfoundland!

Juliann Wright purchased this house in 2010

Why Juliann Wright chose St. John's

Our location is hard to beat. Historic St. John's at your door step, .

Amenities

Downtown House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Soaker tub, separate shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (2,) Double Beds (1) sofa bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
Notes:
Original Newfoundland Art throughout the house

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

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Inviting and Beautiful Downtown 2 Bedroom Home
average rating of 4.769231 based on 13 reviews
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Excellent Stay!

  • 5 of 5

Excellent location for easy access to all venues including downtown, Signal Hill, and Cape Spear. Parking garage and on street, a bonus. Juliann was quick to respond to all emails. We were celebrating our 33rd anniversary and we can recommend it for couples or small families.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Delighted that you had a wonderful stay .
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5

Great location

  • 5 of 5

Spent three days here only 2 minute's walk from George Street and the harbour. The outdoor front entrance was unappealing with weeds and some street trash, but the interior was perfect! Clean, neat, homey and really well stocked with everything you could possibly need. Comfy beds as well! The sun actually came out for two days and we sat on the balcony with a glass of wine. Downside? The promised patio for candlelit dinners was an overgrown jungle of weeds, including the two biggest dandilions in history!

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are delighted that you found the home and location to be good. We agree the beds are very comfy and the house very comfortable. We will address the outside area as soon as possible. We had just cleaned it up a few weeks ago and obviously need to go back and fix this issue. Thank you for letting us know. We are glad you had an overall good stay Cheers Juliann
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5

Fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

Beautifully decorated town house, with extremely comfortable beds. Ideal location only minutes walk from Mile One and downtown. Also there was ample available parking for anyone who came to visit.

  • Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Delighted that you enjoyed staying at our vacation home. It was a pleasure to have you!
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5

79 Casey Street, St. John's NFLD

  • 5 of 5

This was a great property, from the location to the décor and all of the amenities that were provided. Juliann was very easy to deal with and answered all my questions very quickly. It is located very close to downtown and not far from all the attractions that we went to see. A fantastic place for two couples or a small family especially with the upper and lower patios. Overall an A+ for service, cleanliness and the ease of dealing with Juliann I would gladly stay here anytime I am in St. John's

  • Submitted: May 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic, excellent location, very comfortable!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay here was absolutely wonderful! So close to the downtown core, George St, the beautiful harbor, and much more! The house was very spacious and comfortable. Fridge stocked with amenities like ketchup, mustard, tartar, and much more. Cupboards fully stocked with dishware and glassware for any need. Laundry soap and extra linens in the closets upstairs. Netflix available on the smart tv for lazy afternoons. Only hassle of the location was the walk to a grocery store, approximately 25 minute walk uphill.

Thank you for the wonderful stay! I look forward to being able to return to this beautiful property!

  • Submitted: May 15, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Charming, excellent location, comfortable beds!

  • 5 of 5

We ended up staying here for one night and we found the location to be perfect for George street. Far enough away to be quiet for a good night's sleep but close enough to walk to. Sometimes staying at a vrbo or airbnb place there is nothing available in the kitchen other than cheap dishes. Here the owners have left salt and pepper, oil and balsamic vinegar and a variety of other staples in the kitchen (probably left from previous renters). This is a plus to me because I don't need to buy anything that I will only use once. And it just seems less wasteful.

Karen was available for us when we had questions and she was very pleasant to work with.

The rooms are tastefully decorated and the house over all was very comfortable. I did wish there was another place for a other couple to sit in the living room but we worked it out.

We had access to the garage which was handy for our car (big plus when the streets charge on the weekdays).

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
9 Kilometres
St.John's International Airport, YYT
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Kilometres
Lots of them all around
Nearest Ferry
133 Kilometres
Argentia, NL, Marine Atlantic, North Sydney, NS
Nearest Golf
4 Kilometres
Bally Hally Golf
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Kilometres
Route 2
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Kilometres
Lots of them around
Nearest Ski
200 Kilometres
White Hills Resort
Nearest Beach
12 Kilometres
Middle Cove Beach

Whale Watching and Puffin Tours within Walking Distance at the Harbour, as well as Iceberg Tours

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Rates & Availability

Downtown House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CAD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
High Season
May 20 2017 - Sep 30 2017
1 night minimum stay
$159
$1,032
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$95
$595
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $95.28
Tax Rate 13.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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